IMP-06-07/2 Mother of God Leaping For Joy

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IMP-06-07/2

A handpainted icon of the Mother of God the Leaping For Joy (also known as the Leaping Baby).

Feast day November 20.

Materials

  • natural wooden board (lime, pine, alder) with oak splines;
  • cloth from fabric (linen, canvas),
  • gesso,
  • tempera paints (ground minerals, precious and semiprecious stones mixed with egg yolk),
  • gold leaf of various hues,
  • tinted wax,
  • linseed oil,
  • hide glue,
  • varnishes (mordant, kauri gum, acryl-styrolic).

Size

Available in the following sizes:

  • 16.5×21.5 cm
  • 19×25 cm
  • 23.5×31 cm
  • 27×35 cm
  • 30×41 cm
  • 40×52 cm.

Decoration

This icon has a handcarved rectangular central panel. Decorated with gold-plating of the margins, the background, and the halos; gold-painting on the vestments; chiseling and engraving on gesso; the halo is decorated with precious stones in casts.

The icon may also be decorated with a thin metal sheet with wrought ornaments or an oklad made from tin foil.

The icon may also be placed into an icon case made of oak or birchwood.

Price and time

The price and the time it will take to paint such an icon are negotiated in advance and depend on its size, complexity, decorations, and gold content.

This icon is consecrated in St Elisabeth Convent to be a blessing to all people who love Christ and to help all who turn to the Mother of God with love and faith.

More Information
SKU IMP-06-07/2
Image Mother of God
Minimum size, cm 16.5×21.5
Paints Type tempera
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